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    1. Iconix Dops as Founder Cole Steps Down From President, Chairman and CEO Posts

      Iconix Dops as Founder Cole Steps Down From President, Chairman and CEO Posts

      Shares of Iconix tumbled 25 percent Friday after it was announced that founder Neil Cole was leaving the clothing brand licensing company. Cole has been president, chairman and CEO since the company was founded 10 years ago. Iconix said Thursday that Cole would serve as a special adviser through the end of September. Board member Peter Cuneo was named interim CEO and chairman...

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    2. Activist Investor Ackman Paying About $5.5B for 7.5 Pct Stake in Snack Maker Mondelez

      Activist Investor Ackman Paying About $5.5B for 7.5 Pct Stake in Snack Maker Mondelez

      Activist investor Bill Ackman is paying approximately $5.5 billion for a 7.5 percent stake in Mondelez International Inc. Ackman's Pershing Square Capital Management LP is buying about 120.3 million shares of the snack maker. Mondelez's stock rose 8 percent in Thursday premarket trading. Mondelez, the maker of products including Oreo cookies and Cadbury chocolate, split off from Kraft in 2012. Kraft kept the North American grocery brands and Mondelez took the snacks...

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    3. 21st Century Fox Succession Plan to be Discussed at Tuesday Board Meeting

      21st Century Fox Succession Plan to be Discussed at Tuesday Board Meeting

      Twenty-First Century Fox board members gathered in New York City this morning for a regularly scheduled corporate board meeting. Succession plans involving Chairman Rupert Murdoch will be discussed, the FOX Business Network has learned. Last week it was reported that Rupert Murdoch was making plans to turn over the reins of 21st Century Fox ( ), his sprawling media and entertainment empire, to his son James...

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